Trauma and Young Children


10 a.m.–11:30 a.m. CT
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0.2 CEUs; 1.5 SWCEUs; Approved by Illinois Early Intervention Training Project for 1.5 - Intervention
Approved by Illinois Early Intervention Training Project This webinar addresses the concerning effects of exposure to webinar_picviolence and trauma on very young children and the impact of trauma on the developing brain and nervous system, as well as cascading effects on emotion regulation and behavioral health.  Manifestations of traumatic stress in early childhood will be presented to offer a better understanding of how to identify children affected by trauma. Diagnosis of traumatic stress disorders, including PTSD, will be discussed, as well as prevalence, course, and long term outcomes. The effects of trauma on caregivers will also be presented, including the disruption in the caregiver-child relationship exacerbates the effects of the trauma. Auditing this webinar is FREE!  If you require professional development credit, Erikson can provide it for a fee. Please contact Matthew Zaradich for more information at [email protected]